The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 31 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Contract jobs citing XML 14 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.46% 6.52% 5.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.57% 31.91% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 6
Average daily rate £275 £463 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.54% +12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £355 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £520 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +7.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £32.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+15.62% +4.90%
XML
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
121 47 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 29.88% 20.43% 25.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 29 28
Average daily rate £350 £350 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £9.00 £40.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.50% +37.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XML across the Sheffield region.

XML Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Sheffield region.

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XML.

1 11 (78.57%) HTML
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
1 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 9 (64.29%) IIS
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) C#
3 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 8 (57.14%) CSS
3 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 8 (57.14%) SSL
3 8 (57.14%) jQuery
4 6 (42.86%) DNS
5 5 (35.71%) Internet
5 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
5 5 (35.71%) Content Management
5 5 (35.71%) CMS
6 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
6 4 (28.57%) Extranet
6 4 (28.57%) Intranet
7 3 (21.43%) Project Management
7 3 (21.43%) JMS
7 3 (21.43%) Web Services
7 3 (21.43%) MS Access
7 3 (21.43%) Windows
7 3 (21.43%) Java
7 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (21.43%) CRUD
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (64.29%) IIS
2 5 (35.71%) CMS
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) SSL
2 6 (42.86%) DNS
3 5 (35.71%) Internet
4 4 (28.57%) Extranet
4 4 (28.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) MS Access
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (14.29%) GIS
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
4 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) Web Developer
3 4 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 3 (21.43%) C# Web Developer
5 2 (14.29%) DBA
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
1 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 8 (57.14%) CSS
2 8 (57.14%) jQuery
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
3 3 (21.43%) JMS
3 3 (21.43%) Web Services
4 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.14%) HTML5
4 1 (7.14%) SOAP
4 1 (7.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Content Management
2 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 3 (21.43%) CRUD
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 2 (14.29%) ETL
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
4 3 (21.43%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Ektron
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
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